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Perfume and Cosmetics Management, M.B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 15 months
    Duration

About

The inescapability of a scent’s inebriation is very much akin to the power of attraction of a beautifully designed dress. It is with this idea in mind that newest postgraduate course of IFA Paris was built: offering an innovative approach to Perfume and Cosmetics management through the integration of its 20 years expertise in fashion.

The overarching strategy behind the development of this course is to encourage participants to adopt a creative approach that does not belong the typical realm of the beauty industry framework in order to turn participants into esthete who will be able to think outside of the box.

Accreditation

IDEL, RNCP, SMBG, CampusFrance

Programme Structure

The philosophy of the MBA in Perfume and Cosmetics Management revolves around 3 pillars:

Discovery:

Students are being immersed in a workshop environment allowing them to get an intensive and practical training fostering creativity while at the same time allowing them to discover each strategic components and stakeholders of the beauty industry

Experimentation:

While travelling between IFA’s campus locations in Paris and Shanghai our students are able to experience first-hand the intrinsic characteristics of emerging and mature markets thanks to IFA Paris learning by doing pedagogy.

Self-affirmation:

The overarching Capstone thesis reflects the students’ commitment to the development of a unique and individual project.

Lecturers

Experienced French fashion industry professionals, please see our website www.ifaparis.com for details.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 15 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

Admission requirements:

  • Preferably 2 years of professional experience (Internships are taken into account)
  • Bachelor Graduate or significant professional experience in related fields
  • IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL IBT 79 (or equivalence) or proof of study in English, for non-native English speakers
  • Interview (on campus or Skype)
  • Online test

Documents to provide:

  • Fill in the online application form
  • Latest transcript
  • Copy of Bachelor diploma or equivalence
  • Motivation letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Passport photo
  • Copy of passport

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15800 EUR per year and a duration of 15 months.
  • EU/EEA

    15800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15800 EUR per year and a duration of 15 months.
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Living costs for Paris

  • 1195 - 1780 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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